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‘You’re worst Foreign Secretary ever’: Abdul Basit to Chaudhry

The more I think the more I am convinced that you have been the worst Foreign Secretary ever,” Basit wrote in response to a farewell letter by Chaudhry which he sent to Basit on March 12 after his appointment as the ambassador of Pakistan to Washington

No matter what happens dialogue process should not discontinue or get disrupted: Abdul Basit

After Nawaz Sharif recently ordered Pakistan high commissioner to India Abdul Basit be superseded to the Foreign Secretary’s post, Basit took early retirement from his post. Here are the excerpts from his interview.

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NSAs in touch… hope this helps both countries come to table: Pakistan envoy Abdul Basit

Abdul Basit claimed that Kulbhushan Jadhav, the former Indian Navy officer sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on the charge of spying, had provided Pakistani authorities a lot of information, enabling them to bust what he called several sleeper cells and local operatives.

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Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit to retire early

Geo News channel did not give any reason for Basit’s premature retirement but foreign office sources earlier told PTI that he was unhappy over the appointment of current foreign secretary Tehmina Janjua, who is junior to Basit.

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Pak envoy Abdul Basit wades into Doklam row, meets China and Bhutan ambassadors

While all three are tightlipped on the meetings, one of them told The Indian Express Friday, “What (is the) issue? Diplomats meet routinely.” Asked if the Doklam issue was discussed at the meeting, he said, “We discuss all issues.”

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Sohail Mahmood to replace Abdul Basit as Pakistan’s envoy to India: Report

A Pakistan government source had in February said, “Mahmood is a senior diplomat who has handled high-pressure responsibilities, and can do this job well.”

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Abdul Basit top contender for Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary post

Basit, 58, is the senior-most diplomat but the appointment of Foreign Secretary is not made simply by seniority as Prime Minister has the prerogative to appoint one of the senior officials of foreign ministry as the foreign secretary.

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India and Pakistan cannot shy away from problems: Abdul Basit

He also reiterated Pakistan’s desire for constructive talks and said that “it takes two to tango”.

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MEA summons Abdul Basit for ‘discourtesy’ to Indian envoy

“He was conveyed our hope that our accredited diplomats in Pakistan will be allowed to discharge their normal functions without hindrance,” said Swarup.

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India, Pakistan must work together, says Abdul Basit

Basit made the statement during an Iftaar party he hosted at the High Commission. Jama Masjid’s Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari was among those present on the occasion.

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Abdul Basit says Afghanistan more pressing issue for Pakistan

Former Indian diplomat Vivek Katju, BJP ideologue Seshadri Chari, Congress spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi and journalist Jatin Desai were the other speakers.

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Pathankot dealt a blow but one can’t lose hope: Pak envoy

Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit on Wednesday expressed hope on the resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue.

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Pak high commissioner in Chandigarh: ‘The youth of both countries are a ray of hope’

Basit addressed the students on topics of peace and harmony, which he believes, are prerequisites for development. The event was presided over by Mayor Arun Sood.

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Waiting for India’s signal on dialogue: Pak envoy Abdul Basit

Speaking to The Indian Express at the Centre of Research in Rural and Industrial Development (CRRID), where he had come to deliver a talk, Basit said, “Our position is that we are waiting for India to tell us, convey to us when it is convenient for them to engage.”

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Pakistan does not rule out NIA visit, may consider India request

“Once the stage is reached…India makes a request and then we will see,” said Sartaj Aziz in a TV interview.